Young Adult Publishers

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The following is a list of publishers and imprints that are involved with teen fiction in some capacity. Many of these web sites include a "coming soon" section, however, these lists are not always comprehensive and tend to focus on the "big authors" --[[User:Sisterstephie|Sisterstephie]] 00:16, 20 May 2006 (EDT)
*[ Bloomsbury Publishing]
*[ Walker Young Readers for teens]
*[ Candlewick Press]
*[ Eerdman's Books for Young Reader's ]- from the web site, "While many of our titles have religious themes, the program has grown to include a wide range of books with more subtle spiritual qualities and stories both serious and lighthearted on subjects appropriate for public and private schools and libraries."
*[ Houghton Mifflin]
*[ Clarion Books] - includes some titles for younger teens. 
*[ Graphia] 
*[ Houghton Mifflin for Children]
*[ Harper Collins Teens]
*[ Classics] 
*[ EOS] - Science Fiction and Fantasy. 
*[ Harper Teen Fiction] 
*[ Harper Tempest] 
*[ Love and Romance]
*[ Harry N. Abrams] (Abram's Books)
*[ Amulet Books for Young Readers]
*[ Hartcourt Children's Books]
*[ Holtzbrinck Publishers]
*[ Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers] - Divisions of this publishing group include Frances Foster Books, Melanie Kroupa Books, and Sunburst Paperbacks. 
*[ Herny Holt Young Readers] 
*[ Roaring Book Press] - profile only, web site soon to come?
*[ Hyperion Children's Books]
*[ Hyperion Teens] 
*[ Jump at the Sun ]
*[ Kid Can Press] - Teen books are located under "novels" section. Activity sheets and chapter selection available for download. 
*[ Orca Books]- includes several strong lines of fiction for reluctant teen readers. 
*[ Marshall Cavendish]
*[ Penguin Young Reader's Group] - includes teacher and librarian page, newsletters sign-up, catalogs, and upcoming fiction section.
*[ Dial Books for Young Readers] - profile page 
*[ Dutton Children's Books] - profile only 
*[ Firebird Books] - Fantasy for young readers- web site 
*[ G.P. Putnam's Sons] - profile only -- some of their adult titles are teen-appropriate. 
*[ Philomel Books] - profile page 
*[ Puffin] - profile only 
*[ Razorbill] - web site, "coming soon" 
*[ Speak] - profile only 
*[ Viking Children's Books] - profile page
*[ Random House Books]
*[ Random House Teen Page] - includes imprints from Alfred A Knopf, Wendy Lamb books, and Delacorte Press. 
*[ David Fickling Books] - includes a section for readers, ages twelve and up. Random House Kids - UK. 
*[ Scholastic] - new books section, librarian resources...
*[ Arthur A. Levine Books] - publishes Harry Potter among other titles. 
*[ The Chicken House] 
*[ Orchid Books] - Mostly for younger kids, but has some teen titles. 
*[ PUSH] - marketed as an "edgier" imprint for scholastic. From the web site" Just an honest dose of reality. These books are funny, observant, heartbreaking, and heartstopping".
*[ Simon and Schuster]- Simon Says division. 
*[ MTV Books] 
*[ Simon & Schuster for Teens] - includes Simon Pulse 
*[ Simon Spotlight] - contemporary pop culture fiction
*[ Smooch] - an imprint of Dorchester Publishing. 
*[  Starscape Books ] - an imprint of Tor Books 
*[  Time Warner Publishing for Teens ] - includes Little Brown and Company.
==Independent Publishers==
*[  Groundwood Books ] 
*[  Grove Press ] - includes author reading guides for book clubs. 
*[  UglyKids Books ] - an imprint of [ UglyTown] 
*[  McSweeney's  ]
*[  Milkweed Editions ] -[ new and forthcoming titles ] 
*[  Peach Tree Publishers ] 
*[  Process Media ] - includes a young adult section. 
*[  Raincoast books ] - [  newsletter sign-up ]; [ teacher and librarian page ]  *[  upcoming titles] 
*[  Sasquatch Books] 
*[  Simply Read Books]
*[  Softskull Press] - [  coming soon] *[  newsletter sign-up]
*[  Underwood Books ] 
==Manga, Graphic Novels, Comics==
*[  Dark Horse Comic Books ]  -</strong> Reviews and Previews of upcoming titles 
*[  Del Rey Manga ] 
*[  TokyoPop Takuhai Online Manga Previews ] 
*[  Viz Media New Releases ]

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